19/20: Thoughts and Stuff from Two Young Magicians by Alex Linian and Justin Craddock - Book

Price $8.35
Sale: $6.26
Save: 25% off

 Shipping Time: Usually Ships in 1 Business Day!
Quantity Guaranteed - More than 24 units left!



Add to Cart:




From the book:
"Magic is something that makes life so much better. It's like something that people can believe in, something that can't be explained. this is why we all like it so much, I think. We all want to think that there is some other power out there. You know? Something more to life that we don't understand but we can see. Magic is something that everyone is born with, and I think when you get older you lose a little of it until there is just nothing left. And, once you have realized you lost it, you would do anything to get it back. That's what I think magic is, might not make any sense to you. I 'm sure you have a totally different idea. And I won't lie. you are kind of the one that helped me to see it that way which you should be proud of. I think that's kind of your purpose being a magician and all. What's magic mean to you?"

Excerpt from Justin Craddock's Introduction:
"Writing this book has made me think a lot. This book started off just being a book with answer and other people's definitions of magic. What we have here is more. I originally wanted a book that got people to think and define magic for themselves. I wanted magicians to realize magic is more than tricks, presentations, and patter. The original purpose of the book was just to get magicians and others to think. The idea evolved and so did the book and what we have here is thoughts an ideas. you may agree with some of what is said in this book or you may disagree 100 percent. I do not claim to know more or less than other magicians, I just wrote some of what I believe to be true from experience. This book is geared to get you to think. That's it; to define magic for yourself and hopefully help you to understand why you do the things you do whether it is cards, coins, mentalism, or sponge balls. I offer nothing but my own opinion in my essays and I hope my opinion does not offend you, it was not meant to."

Excerpt from Alex Linian's Introduction:
"According to what I've heard many magicians say, I will regret writing this book ten years from now. by then, my performance style will have changed; the effects I'm writing down will have evolved. My way of thinking will also be different. I'll be saying to myself; 'What was I thinking?'"

Table of Contents:

Introductions

Card Stuff
  • A Method for the Reset effect.
  • So you can't cop cards
  • Fako-Mixo
  • Imaginary card of doom
  • Just an eye-dea
  • Buffalo Premiere
  • B-lo Screening
  • The Force Force
  • Tetris Change
Alex's Thoughts
  • Taking myself too seriously
  • Response-Ability
  • Magic Market
  • Uniqueness, Originality, and the need for character
  • Change Rant
Weird Stuff
  • iCoin
  • RePod
  • A bend
  • An interesting handling
  • Puzzling Sudoku Puzzles
  • Struncture
  • Chaplovoque
Justin's Essays
  • Haunted House vs Magic
  • Define magic
  • Criticism in Magic
  • What is Bad Magic?
  • Entertainment
  • Mystification
  • Art Thoughts
  • Magician, Trickster, Comedian, Uncle
  • Is Magic Dying?
  • My Change
Coin Stuff
  • Earry Coins
  • Earry coins 2
  • Pop Coin
  • Pop Coin Switch
  • Balls
  • Balls 2
  • Penime and Denny
  • Penime and Denny 2
  • Penime and Denny 3
Pages 194 - Softbound


  • Manufactured by:
    Alex Linian



This product was added to our catalog on Friday 29 February, 2008.

Shin Lim Playing Cards By Shin Lim - Trick
Sign Up for our Newsletter

1 HOUR SALE!

Reward Points

No points earned yet on current order.
Log in to see how many reward points you have already earned

Manufacturer Info

Login

Monthly Achievement!

Spend $300 or more and earn $30.00 credit!
Spent: $0.00 out of $300
Login to Activate
(Click for rules and details)

New Products

Genii Magazine February 2017 - Book
Genii Magazine February 2017 - Book
$6.15
Sale: $4.61
Save: 25% off

Testimonials

My first stop always

Whenever I'm interested in all things magic, MJM is the first place I go. They have an amazing selection, excellent prices and free shipping. I can't...
Read More ->


Tested True

I didn't trust MJM before I tested them by buying 1 item with their free shipping. They did a perfect job. Now I have bought tons of stuff! Customer...
Read More ->


These guys are GREAT!

These people are GREAT! Why? 1. They reply to “email” 2. They are "user friendly!" 3. They will "HELP YOU!" 4. They use "PayPal!" 5. They...
Read More ->


Awesome Deals

I was having a debate with myself whether or not to buy from Penguin, because I didn't want to support somebody with bad ethics. But thanks to MJM's...
Read More ->


Wanna see some REAL magic ?

Wanna see some REAL magic ? Try MJM . Their customer service is no illusion ! They are absolutely awesome . They amaze me everytime I use them !! If...
Read More ->


Have an Effect?

Submit A Trick